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PUEBLA BLUE ON WHITE, LATE - TYPE INDEX


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Type Name:
PUEBLA BLUE ON WHITE, LATE
Category:
MAJOLICA
Production Origin:
PUEBLA, MEXICO
Production Date Range:
1750-1830
Defining Attributes:
Creamy white to pale peach or buff paste with little visible temper.

Cream to off-white, glossy background enamel, often with light crazing.

Decorations are painted in one or two shades of cobalt blue.

Designs are inspired by English refined earthenware patterns, emphasizing rim decoration.

Molded vessel bodies are common, often resulting in fluted or scalloped rims.

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Published Definitions:
Deagan 2002; Lister and Lister 1974, 1983